The Pennsylvania Homecare Association Education Committee is seeking presentation proposals for its 2023 Annual Conference, May 15 - 17, 2023, at the Hershey Lodge in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

The Annual Conference offers presenters an opportunity to showcase a variety of innovative ideas in home-based care and services. Suggested topics are below, however all ideas are welcome!

  • Innovation 
  • Leadership
  • Palliative Care
  • Medicare Advantage 
  • Home Health Value-Based Purchasing (HHVBP)
  • Compliance
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • OASIS-E
  • Marketing & Business Development
  • Business Collaborations/Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Hospice VBID
  • Quality in Home Health, Homecare and/or Hospice
  • Workforce Solutions
  • Technology
  • Business Operations

Proposals must be submitted by Friday, October 21, 2022

Questions? Contact Jill Senior at jsenior@pahomecare.org
Submission Requirements

Submissions that are incomplete or fail to meet the following guidelines will not be considered for review.
  • Speakers must agree to speak in-person.
  • All proposals must be submitted by October 21, 2022.
In order to develop a high-quality, well-balanced education program, PHA reserves the right to limit the number of sessions an organization may provide.

Evaluation Criteria
A peer review education task force of PHA members, experts in the field, and Association staff will review submissions using the following evaluation criteria:
  • Timeliness and relevance of topic to Home-Based Care.
  • Session content that enhances the learning experience.
  • Qualifications, expertise, and experience level of speakers.
For your convenience, please gather the following documentation before starting your submission.
  • Presentation Title
  • Presentation Summary
  • Three Learning Objectives 
  • Presentation must fit into one of the educational tracks listed 
  • Contact information, bios and photos for each speaker 

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* Title of Presentation

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* Presentation Summary (100 words or less)

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* Please select the appropriate breakout track for your presentation.

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* Presenting Author Name

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* Presenting Author Title

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* Presenting Author Organization

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* Presenting Author Address

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* Presenting Author Email

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* Presenting Author Phone

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* Presenting Author Short Bio (will be used in marketing the session if selected)

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* Are there additional presenters? If yes, please add their information below.

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* 1 Co-Presenter Name

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* 1 Co-Presenter Title

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* 1 Co-Presenter Organization

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* 1 Co-Presenter Email

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* 2 Co-Presenter Name

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* 2 Co-Presenter Title

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* 2 Co-Presenter Organization

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* 2 Co-Presenter Email

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* Provide three learning objectives for your presentation, i.e. "At the completion of this session, participants will be able to..."

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* List the primary presenter's last three speaking engagements. Please note "n/a" in the first box if there are no previous speaking engagements.

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* By submitting this proposal, I understand that:

Please email Presenting Author and Co-Presenter bios and photos to jsenior@pahomecare.org.  If you wish to provide additional materials for your proposal, please also email them to jsenior@pahomecare.org.

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